Sharife Cooper goes at number 28 in latest mock draft

Sharife Cooper will seem Auburn’s newest first-round choice after this month’s NBA Draft.

In U.S.A. Today’s newest NBA Mock Draft (Membership needed), the previous Auburn point player was predicted to go to the Philadelphia 76ers. The 6-1 and 180-pound freshman would offer an immediate stimulate to their offense and might come off of the bench to offer depth at the point player position behind Ben Simmons.

John Reed of U.S.A. Today Sports offered the following favorable words in describing his choice at 28th total.

“Cooper’s numbers speak volumes, averaging 20.2 points and 8.1 assists per game with the Tigers. He’s a multi-dimensional passer and can create for himself, while making open shots. That’s a recipe to boost just about any playoff team. His size will get knocked, but so did Fred VanVleet’s stature.”

At Auburn, Cooper balanced 20.2 points, 4.3 rebounds, and 8.1 helps per video game. He shot 39.1 percent from the field.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.